Sara Takanashi claims first World Cup victory of season

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 11, 2019

Sara Takanashi claims first World Cup victory of season

Japan's Sara Takanashi overcame difficult weather Sunday to claim her first World Cup victory of the season and end Maren Lundby's winning streak. At Ljubno's Savina Ski Jumping Center, Takanashi triumphed in severe wind conditions that saw qualification cancelled and caused several delays over the ...

Ryoyu Kobayashi soars to victory

More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 17, 2018

Ryoyu Kobayashi soars to victory

A day after missing the podium for the first time this season, Ryoyu Kobayashi cemented his position as the world's best ski jumper with a convincing World Cup victory in Switzerland on Sunday. The win keeps Kobayashi atop this season's World Cup standings ahead of ...

More Sports / Winter Sports Jul 29, 2018

Sara Takanashi wins summer Grand Prix meet in Germany

Sara Takanashi won the women's ski jumping summer Grand Prix competition Saturday, followed in second by compatriot Yuki Ito in Hinterzarten, Germany. Takanashi, who won bronze at February's Pyeongchang Olympics, sat in second place behind Ito after her first jump of 105 meters, but came ...